Get ready for Bright Night

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Now that we’ve got Christmas out of the way, it is time to think about New Year’s Eve. Providence’s New Year’s tradition, Bright Night continues this year with music, food, art, and more throughout Downtown. Schedule Locations Tickets

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School vacation events at the Providence Children’s Museum

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If you’re looking for something to do with the kids during school vacation week? The Providence Children’s Museum has got you covered: School Vacation FUN! at Providence Children’s Museum December 26 – 31 Providence Children’s Museum is the BEST place for school vacation fun! The Museum is open during vacation, Wednesday, December 26 – Tuesday, January 1, from 9:00 AM …

Downcity: Tonight, late night shopping. Next week, revelry

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The shops Downcity are open until midnight tonight for all your last minute Christmas shopping needs: Still have some last minute shopping to do? Nervous of when you’re going to fit it all in? Have no fear because Westminster Street will be open till MIDNIGHT on Thursday, December 23. Open till midnight means: You have plenty of time left to …

Bright Night WaterFire

In Downcity by Jef Nickerson8 Comments

I have to figure out how to actually take good night shots with my camera, but anyway, here are a couple snaps from Bright Night WaterFire. What did everyone think of Bright Night and WaterFire this year? What could make it better (aside from an economy that allowed them to collect a healthier amount of donations)? Photos by Jef Nickerson

Ice-Breaker Daedalus

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Photo borrowed from WaterFire’s Facebook Page WaterFire crews are battling ice in the Basin at Waterplace to ensure that they can pull off a lighting this New Year’s Eve. WaterFire has helped Bright Night secure funding to ensure another wonderful New Year’s celebration in Providence. Both organization as always are seeking donations to help pay for the events. Bright Night …